British Instructional Films presentation. M/S of large rotating wooden machinery which winds fibres. M/S of two women working at machine which prepares the weft yarn for the shuttle - both wear headscarfs. C/U of the rotating drums with large hanks wound around. C/U of the woman's hands as she changes...more
Lovely long summer coats made from string!
Sugar extracted from sugar cane and baskets made from palm leaves in the Bahamas.
A look at how sails are made in Crewkerne, Somerset.
Traditional scarves are made in the Austrian Tyrol.
Film of a man showing his skills weaving rushes and reeds into baskets.
Footage of young women making a plaited carpet from rushes in Brundell, Norfolk.
Men from Camacha weave baskets and furniture from willow. Madeira.
Demonstration showing how to make a cute handbag from crepe paper.